Sad Note: Oliver Mtukudzi Dies On The First Commemoration Of Hugh Masekela’s Passing. This is a sad day for Africa. Exactly a year after the death of Hugh Masekela, his friend and fellow musician Oliver Mtukudzi passes on.
The Zimbabwean jazz maestro passed on in ICU at Avenues Clinic this afternoon in Harare. He was 67, and about to release his 67th album. Check out what some tweeps had to say about the sad news.